Jessica Chastain: roles in movies to 2008

Jessica Chastain was born in 1977, she is an American actress and producer.

Jessica Chastain

Born:
Jessica Michelle Chastain
March 24, 1977
Sacramento, California, USA

Career:
as actress on stage since 1998 (age 21)
as actress in television films since 2004 (age 27)
as actress in feature films since 2008 (age 31)

Chastain made her film debut in “Jolene” (2008), and gained wide recognition in 2011 for starring roles in half a dozen films, including the dramas “Take Shelter” and “The Tree of Life”.

Her performance as an aspiring socialite in “The Help” earned her a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. In 2012, she won a Golden Globe Award and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress for playing in “Zero Dark Thirty”.

Roles portrayed by Jessica Chastain

TBA Jessica Chastain as Tammy Wynette in George and Tammy

TBA Jessica Chastain as TBA in The Division

TBA Jessica Chastain as Tammy Faye Bakker in The Eyes of Tammy Faye

TBA Jessica Chastain as TBA in The Good Nurse

TBA Jessica Chastain as Eve in Eve

Chastain starred as a deadly assassin who works for a black ops organization, traveling the globe specializing in high profile hits. When a job goes dangerously wrong she is forced to fight for her own survival. Director: Tate Taylor

TBA Jessica Chastain as TBA in 355

It’s a spy film directed by Simon Kinberg. Chastain plays one of the female agents. They are from different espionage backgrounds come together to prevent an organization from initiating a plan that would disrupt the world.

2019 Jessica Chastain as Beverly Marsh in It Chapter Two

Its a supernatural horror film and the sequel to the 2017 film It. Both films are based on the 1986 novel It by Stephen King. The sequel film is based on the second half of the novel and is directed by Andy Muschietti.

Chastain plays the only female member of the Losers’ Club, was abused physically and sexually by her father and was bullied at school over false rumors of promiscuity and was Bill and Ben’s love interest. As an adult, she has become a successful fashion designer in Chicago while enduring several abusive relationships that include her marriage to Tom Rogan.

Jessica Chastain as Beverly Marsh in It Chapter Two (2019)

2019 Jessica Chastain as Vuk / Margaret in Dark Phoenix

Chastain plays the leader of a shape-shifting alien race known as the D’Bari who manipulates the Phoenix.

Jessica Chastain as Vuk / Margaret in Dark Phoenix (2019)

2017 Jessica Chastain as Antonina Żabińska in The Zookeeper’s Wife

Jessica Chastain as Antonina Żabińska in The Zookeeper’s Wife

2017 Jessica Chastain as Molly Bloom in Molly’s Game

Jessica Chastain as Molly Bloom in Molly’s Game

2017 Jessica Chastain as Catherine Weldon in Woman Walks Ahead

It’s a biographical drama film directed by Susanna White.

Chastain starred as a portrait painter who travels from New York to Dakota to paint a portrait of Sitting Bull (Michael Greyeyes) in 1890.

Jessica Chastain as Catherine Weldon in Woman Walks Ahead

2016 Jessica Chastain as Sara in The Huntsman: Winter’s War

Jessica Chastain as Sara in The Huntsman: Winter’s War

2015 Jessica Chastain as Melissa Lewis in The Martian

Jessica Chastain as Melissa Lewis in The Martian

2015 Jessica Chastain as Lady Lucille Sharpe in Crimson Peak

Jessica Chastain as Lady Lucille Sharpe in Crimson Peak

2014 Jessica Chastain as Miss Julie in Miss Julie

Jessica Chastain as Miss Julie in Miss Julie

2014 Jessica Chastain as Murphy “Murph” Cooper in Interstellar

Jessica Chastain as Murphy “Murph” Cooper in Interstellar

2014 Jessica Chastain as Anna Morales in A Most Violent Year

Jessica Chastain as Anna Morales in A Most Violent Year

2014 Jessica Chastain as Eleanor Rigby in The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them

Jessica Chastain as Eleanor Rigby in The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them

2013 Jessica Chastain as Annabel in Mama

Jessica Chastain as Annabel in Mama

2013 Jessica Chastain as Eleanor Rigby in The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her

Jessica Chastain as Eleanor Rigby in The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her

2013 Jessica Chastain as Eleanor Rigby in The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him

Jessica Chastain as Eleanor Rigby in The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him

2012 Jessica Chastain as Maggie Beauford in Lawless

Jessica Chastain as Maggie Beauford in Lawless

2012 Jessica Chastain as Mrs. Williams in The Color of Time

Jessica Chastain as Mrs. Williams in The Color of Time

2012 Jessica Chastain as Maya in Zero Dark Thirty

Jessica Chastain as Maya in Zero Dark Thirty

2011 Jessica Chastain as Samantha LaForche in Take Shelter

Jessica Chastain as Samantha LaForche in Take Shelter

2011 Jessica Chastain as Virgilia in Coriolanus

Jessica Chastain as Virgilia in Coriolanus

2011 Jessica Chastain as Mrs. O’Brien in The Tree of Life

Jessica Chastain as Mrs. O’Brien in The Tree of Life

2011 Jessica Chastain as Celia Foote in The Help

Jessica Chastain as Celia Foote in The Help

2011 Jessica Chastain as Detective Pam Stall in Texas Killing Fields

Jessica Chastain as Detective Pam Stall in Texas Killing Fields

2010 Jessica Chastain as Young Rachel Singer in The Debt

Jessica Chastain as Young Rachel Singer in The Debt

2009 Jessica Chastain as Sally Ann in Stolen

Jessica Chastain as Sally Ann in Stolen

2008 Jessica Chastain as Jolene in Jolene

Jessica Chastain as Jolene in Jolene

List of awards received by Jessica Chastain

2012 -Golden Globes – Best Actress – Motion Picture, Drama for “Zero Dark Thirty” (2012)